General Physics

General Physics

Mechanics and Molecular Physics

1st Edition - December 29, 1967

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  • Author: L D Landau
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483285184

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Presents, at a level suitable for undergraduates and technical college students, the basic physical theory of mechanics and the molecular structure of matter. The material contained in the work should correspond quite closely to courses of lectures given to undergraduate students of physics in Britain and America.

Table of Contents

  • (partial) Particle mechanics. Fields. Motion of a rigid body. Oscillations. The structure of matter. The theory of symmetry. Heat. Thermal processes. Phase transitions. Solutions. Chemical reactions. Surface phenomena. Mechanical properties of solids. Diffusion and thermal conduction. Viscosity.

Product details

  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Pergamon 1967
  • Published: December 29, 1967
  • Imprint: Pergamon
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483285184

About the Author

L D Landau

Affiliations and Expertise

Institute of Physical Problems, U.S.S.R. Academy of Sciences

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